Kinesthetic Edge

Improve how you move!

About the Director

We are all—as part of the human condition—moving and being moved. Studies show that when we see someone perform a movement, we share the experience on a visceral level. When we see movement performed in a context that gives it deeper meaning, we feel its emotional underpinnings.

I am drawn to the dance of everyday living, and I am interested in the hero’s journey of the students I mentor. By teaching them how to use movement and awareness as the means to understand themselves more deeply, I trust that they will find purpose, meaning, and beauty in their actions along the way.
— Andrea Higgins

Andrea Higgins holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Massachusetts at Boston, a Masters Degree from The American University in Washington, DC, and certification from the Feldenkrais Guild® of North America. She is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher of dance and the Feldenkrais Method®. She has experience working with adults and children in her private Feldenkrais practice, and has developed numerous specialized programs for dancers, athletes, seniors, and teenagers. She has served on the faculty at an independent school, taught college courses, presented at conferences, authored magazine articles, and developed a continuing education course for fitness professionals. She is presently the principal teacher for the Hispanic Classical Ballet and is teaching Feldenkrais workshops and private lessons in Boston, Newton, and Walpole, MA.